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Disaster Relief – Job Summaries

Disaster Relief – Job Summaries

Disaster Relief

People who work in disaster relief have a variety of jobs, but they all have a common mission: ensuring that when disaster strikes, help follows.  (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, July 2018).


Community Resilience and Mitigation Planner

Community Resilience and Mitigation Planner will contribute to the development of a variety of community and regional resilience planning work.

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Emergency Management Director

Emergency management directors prepare plans and procedures for responding to natural disasters or other emergencies. They also help lead the response during and after emergencies.

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Environmental Matters (Climate, Water, Wildlife, Forests)

Humanitarian Program Manager

Social and human service assistants provide client services in a variety of fields, such as psychology, rehabilitation, and social work.

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